The Saugus American Legion Auxiliary submitted the following press release

The Saugus American Legion Auxiliary, Unit 210 gathered together over 234 articles of new clothing and gifts that were then donated to the annual Chelsea Soldiers Home Christmas Shoppe.

Included were 38 hand crochet and knitted lap robes and afghans. These gifts and clothing give the residents a chance to "Christmas shop" for their family and friends and also pick out something for themselves.

These items are then gift wrapped and mailed if necessary.

This Auxiliary also sponsors bingo parties complete with cash prizes and refreshments on a regular basis.